Permits have been filed for a ten-story mixed-use building at 2226 Third Avenue in East Harlem, Manhattan. Located at the intersection of East 121st Street and Third Avenue, the corner lot is four blocks south of the 125th Street subway station, serviced by the 4, 5, and 6 trains. Real Estate Equities Corporation is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a six-story community facility building at 1401 Inwood Avenue in Mount Eden, The Bronx. Located between West 170th Street and Macombs Road, the lot is one block west of the 170th Street subway station, serviced by the 4 train. Tamela Sweeris under the Highbridge Facilities LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Demolition is progressing rapidly at 270 Park Avenue, the site of JP Morgan Chase‘s new 1,425-foot-tall headquarters in Midtown East and number three on our end-of-year countdown. The firm is demolishing its former 707-foot-tall, 52-story tower to make way for the massive supertall, which will yield 2.5 million square feet of office space. The full-block parcel is located between Park and Madison Avenues and East 47th and 48th Streets.
The Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) has approved the residential redevelopment of a historic mixed-use building at 315 Broadway in Tribeca. The landmarked structure was originally constructed around 1861 and currently contains a small retail component on the ground floor and four loft spaces above.
Construction began last week on Williamsbridge Gardens, a two-building affordable housing development in the Williamsbridge neighborhood of The Bronx. Developed by B&B Urban and L+M Development Partners and designed by MHG Architects, the pair of eight-story buildings located at 722 East 212th Street and 711 East 211th Street will bring 170 units of affordable housing to low- and moderate-income families.